CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Entrepreneur Marc Smith owns Patriotic Pig, a barbecue catering company located in Dallas, with his wife Gina. This small business has the unique mission of sourcing local food and giving back to the veteran community. Not too long ago, Smith used a Bank of America-funded loan to buy a large, military-themed smoker.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Amazon now wants trucks with its logo that are owned by small businesses to bring packages to customers’ door. The news comes days after Channel 9 reported that an Amazon distribution center in Charlotte will bring 1,500 new jobs to the area. Eyewitness News anchor Blaine Tolison spoke with company leaders about how the
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – There is a new plan to keep people safe on Charlotte’s popular greenway system. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officials have been working on ways to combat crimes on the sometimes isolated greenway system. The department announced a new transportation division that will partner with park rangers to patrol the 43 miles of greenways.